Australia

The Brand Agency & Foodbank Fight Hunger This Christmas With Empty Packet Of Cereal

by December 28, 2018

In light of the federal government’s recent threat to reduce funding for food relief organisation Foodbank, The Brand Agency has launched an innovative new product to go on Western Australian supermarket shelves and raise funds over the Christmas period. ...

Photo: A man walks past a supermarket in Melbourne [Reuters/Mick Tsikas]

Hunger in the lucky country – charities step in where government fails

by Carol Richards The Conversation January 18, 2018

The non-profit organization Foodbank released its report 'Fighting Hunger in Australia' this month. The survey revealed that 3.6 million Australians have experienced food insecurity at least once in the last 12 months. Three in five of those people experience food insecurity at least once a month....